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Latex2slides produces HTML/JPEG slides from a TeX or LaTeX source. The program first produces a multipage postscript (using latex or tex + dvips). Each postscript page is converted to a Jpeg image using ImageMagick's convert. The program then makes one HTML page for each Jpeg (or slide), and an index.html contents page. As a result, each page in your slide presentation corresponds to one of the postscript pages you would obtain from the LaTeX source. Alternatively, the source can be a multipage postscript, DVI or PDF file, and the image format for the slides can be set to PNG.


Download version 0.8.1 (beta)
released on 4 January 2002


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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey14 December 2001

Leaders and contributors

Leo Milano Maintainer
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Resources and communication

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Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use ImageMagick 4.2.9
Required to use Ghostscript 5.50
Required to use TeX/LaTeX
Required to use Python 1.5.2
Required to use Tcl/Tk 8.0

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 23 January 2009.


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